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poundage

a weight expressed in pounds
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Occasional aches and pains and some poundage adjustments are the joys of getting older that you never hear about, or pay much attention to when you're younger and shooting the heaviest bow you can muster.
However, in 1906 permission was granted for different countries to overprint the poundage in the country's currency.
One of the unspoken 'prohibitions' we, the sons and grandsons of Eastern Europe, live by is: "Thou shalt not be muscular." And yet I, one short, small Jew, find myself putting fantastically large weights on my back and squatting, while I deadlift and bench press poundage that would make my forefathers shvitz and tremble just thinking about it.
Arrange with Wolff to test its poundage, then request one of their variable springs as a replacement.
The series also features the Clean Break Trigger (CBT), a two-stage trigger system that breaks cleaner and pulls more smoothly while being fully adjustable for poundage and stage transition.
Projects with poundage, as opposed to those without poundage, can store water for peak load demand or continuously for base load, especially during wet seasons.
Unrelenting self-torture over poundage is ruining countless people's lives" Writer Lionel Shriver "It doesn't matter how much polite self-deprecating fluff you have on the outside, if you don't have a steely something in the middle" Actress Rebecca Hall "I came into politics to fight lefties.
As with the excess poundage, the psychological demons have seemingly melted away and the former two-weight world champion is eyeing another memorable triumph against once-beaten Ukrainian welterweight Vyacheslav Senchenko before an adoring public at the Manchester Arena.
Frozen food sales at US supermarkets and other outlets exclusive of Walmart were up 2.3% to $24.565 billion, according to Symphony IRI Group, Chicago, Illinois, and poundage virtually unchanged at 8.89 billion.
It resulted from using a heavy poundage bow -- 48lb instead of the 44lb I used earlier.
Participants enjoyed live music with a DJ during the event and played along with the "guess the poundage" contest.